Thousands of fans gather at the sides of the tracks to see the drivers race through stunning landscapes.
Nasser Al-Attiyah reached the stage finish of SS10 with significant right-rear suspension and wheel damage. The Qatar World Rally Team driver reported striking a rock in the last two kilometres of the stage and fears he would be forced to retire from day two. WRC TV was at the scene.
Julian Porter and Colin Clark from WRC TV provide their analysis after the Saturday Morning Stages.
The battle for victory on Philips Rally Argentina, round five of the FIA World Rally Championship powered by Nokia, remains tightly poised with Citroen aces Sebastien Loeb and Mikko Hirvonen separated by a scant 2.1s after nine stages.
Sebastien Loeb has reversed a deficit of more than half a minute to lead Philips Rally Argentina at the completion of day one as Petter Solberg's bid for victory faltered when the Ford driver suffered a broken steering arm on stage four.
The top 3 drivers after Friday's last special stage, Sebastien Loeb, Mikko Hirvonen and Daniel Sordo address the fans and the press.
With overnight rain leaving the stages damp and muddy in places, conditions have been far from ideal for the competing crews on Philips Rally Argentina.
Colin Clark and Julian Porter give their thoughts about after the evening Superstage as the first Friday Special Stage is being delayed by one hour.
It has been a dramatic start to round five of the FIA World Rally Championship powered by Nokia with Petter Solberg leading for Ford and Sebastien Loeb down in fourth overall after spinning his factory Citroen on three separate occasions.
Julian Porter and Colin Clark wrap up the Friday Morning Stages.
Fans on foot, with jeeps and on horses gather on the rally track to follow their heroes.
WRC TV's Colin Clark provides the weather outlook for the rally weekend.
Sebastien Loeb has gone fastest on the Qualifying Stage for Philips Rally Argentina.
WRC's TV Julian Porter reflects on how the drivers choose their starting positions after the Qualifying stage.
Exclusive footage from the Citroen Road Show